Ned Tanen (1931–2009)

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Ned Tanen was born on September 20, 1931 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Ned Stone Tanen. He was a producer, known for Sixteen Candles (1984), The Breakfast Club (1985) and St. Elmo's Fire (1985). He died on January 5, 2009 in Santa Monica, California. See full bio »

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Sixteen Candles Producer
St. Elmo's Fire Producer
Mary Reilly Producer


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 1996 Mary Reilly (producer)
 1994 Cops and Robbersons (producer)
 1994 Guarding Tess (producer)
 1985 St. Elmo's Fire (executive producer)
 1985 The Breakfast Club (producer)
 1984 Sixteen Candles (executive producer)
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 1996 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: A Legacy of Fear (TV Movie) (special thanks)
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 1988 Talking Pictures (TV Series documentary)
- Hollywood Now (1988) ... Himself
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 2015 Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon (Documentary)
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'Fatal Attraction' (1987)_ works because this has happened to everybody. Every woman has had the guy she's broken up with park across the street and stare at her door. Every guy has had someone call at two in the morning and hang up. Or you've been the person who has done those things. See more »


The character of Sloane Peterson in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) was named after his daughter Sloane. See more »

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